Service No: 18843
Place of Birth: Bridgeton
Date of Death: 20/06/1917
Theatre of Death: F&F
Regiment/Service: Seaforth Highlanders transf. to (7260) 13th Coy. Labour Corps.
Cemetery: Mendinghem Military Cemetery
Additional information: Son of Mrs. Phillips of 83 Newlands Avenue East, Hamilton, Ontario. Native of Scotland.
Rutherglen Lore information: Son of Mr. and Mrs. Phillips, 33 Cathcart Road, Rutherglen.
Soldier’s Effects information: Mother Elizabeth Phillips and brother Stephen.
1901 census information:
Address: 19 Newhall Street, Bridgeton
Father: Stephen (30) muslin clipper, born about 1871 in Ireland.
Mother: Elizabeth (29) born about 1872 in Glasgow.
Brother: Stephen (7) born about 1894 in Glasgow.
Self: William (3) born about 1898 in Glasgow.
Sister: Mary Jane (5 months) born about 1900 in Glasgow.